Economic Accounts Project

NISRA has developed for the first time a balanced estimate of NI GDP and its component parts using an international standard approach.

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NI Economic Accounts Overview

In May 2018, NISRA produced a set of Supply and Use tables (SUTs) for the reference year 2014 and 2015. 

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The Supply table

The main body of the Supply Table (section 1) shows the monetary value of the goods and services produced by each industry in Northern Ireland. 

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The Use table

The main body of the Use table (section 1) shows, for each industry classification, the intermediate consumption of products (IC).

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Multipliers derived from Input-Output tables

The fundamental purpose of the Input-Output framework is to analyse the interdependence of industries in an economy. A key output from this analysis is the production of multipliers.

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A glossary of key elements used in the economic accounts is presented below. Further information on National Accounts concepts can be found in “A Short Guide to the UK National Accounts” paper published by the ONS.

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